03/04/2013 - 6:22pm

John Cusack (also in THE PAPERBOY, one of my favorite films of the year) and Jennifer Carpenter (ever the scene-stealer in Showtime’s DEXTER) star in THE FACTORY, a semi-horror movie made under producer Joel Silver

03/01/2013 - 7:07pm

THE LAST EXORCISM PART II is the second contradictorily titled sequel to come out in as many months, after THE HAUNTING IN CONNECTICUT II: GHOSTS OF GEORGIA.

02/26/2013 - 3:12pm

“Pretentious” is an overused word, its meaning possibly worn down (admittedly, so is an introduction that calls something well-worn, only to explain its ongoing relevance), but GIRLS AGAINST BOYS, in all its

02/25/2013 - 5:38pm

To clear up one key issue right off the bat: SAINT (a.k.a. SINT), the new movie from veteran Dutch writer/director Dick Maas, may be a holiday horror film, but it’s not a Santa slasher flick. The villain is St.

02/22/2013 - 2:46pm

The title of and ad campaign for DARK SKIES, not to mention an opening quotation from science-fiction legend Arthur C. Clarke, almost feel like miscalculations.

02/21/2013 - 4:49pm

As a lifelong horror-film enthusiast, I am forever chasing the dragon for the almighty fright.

02/21/2013 - 1:20pm

Of the many cosmetic changes wrought upon Richard Matheson’s classic novel I AM LEGEND for its latest and biggest screen adaptation, perhaps the most effective has been the switch in setting.

02/21/2013 - 12:22pm

In its cryptic opening scene, Park Chan-wook sets the tone of STOKER, his English-language debut, with a monologue and the sound of the world in which the film takes place.

02/19/2013 - 2:44pm

Ventriloquists and their dummies usually only frighten two types of people: those who believe that the art can evoke dangerous variations of schizophrenia within the artist, and those who worry about inanimate yet lifeli

02/15/2013 - 6:22pm

Reality TV made a name for itself based largely upon the people involved and their propensity to eat each other alive for an audience.